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Fast Facts for Medical Assistants in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Mount Vernon, Wenatchee and Olympia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Seattle, Bellingham and Kennewick
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Tacoma and Spokane

Salaries for Medical Assistants in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Seattle, Tacoma and Olympia

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Programs
  • Diploma - Medical Assistant
  • Associate of Applied Science - Medical Assistant
  • Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant

Altierus is a non-profit, higher educational school system with 21 campuses in 11 states, operated as Altierus Career College or Career Education. And being a student here is different. Because we don't see you as just a student. We see you as an individual within our community with your own reasons for being here.

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Everett
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Programs
  • Medical Assisting
  • BS in Health and Wellness
  • Medical Billing and Coding Certificate
  • Kaplan University Online Degree Programs
  • Attend college on your terms. Kaplan University offers fully online degree programs that fit any schedule.
Programs
  • Certificate - Medical Assistant
  • Certificate - Dental Assisting
  • Offers a program that translates work and military experience into college credit, transfers in credit from other college programs, and offers the flexibility of day, evening and online coursework.
  • Provides in-person tutoring, IT support, access to library resources, and job placement assistant for graduates.
  • Features a new blended-learning curriculum, which involves a mix of campus and online courses.
  • Has 11 campuses across Southern California, Washington, and Alaska, and online courses with campus support. 
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Pasco
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Programs
  • Master of Public Health
  • Earn your Master of Public Health Online from GW in 12 months.
  • GRE waivers available for qualified applicants.
  • Advance your career in a range of industries, including epidemiology, public health and biostatistics.
Programs
  • Online MHA Concentration in Population Management
  • Online MHA Concentration in Senior Services
  • Online General MHA

Maryville University is a private university in St. Louis County, Missouri. Founded in 1872, Maryville University is a comprehensive and nationally ranked private institution with an enrollment of more than 6,800 students.

Programs
  • Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing

At Denver College of Nursing, we believe good nurses are the future of quality healthcare. That’s why we strive to achieve excellence in healthcare education every day. We know our students can make a difference in others’ lives while in school by participating in SNA, community service, service –learning and GHP, as well as after graduation—and for years to come.

Programs
  • Master of Business Administration - Dual Finance/Healthcare
  • Master of Business Administration - Healthcare Concentration
  • Master of Business Administration - Healthcare Major

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Programs
  • RN to MSN Bridge Program

Take control of your future with education and innovation. Loyola University New Orleans offers three CCNE-accredited online nursing programs—RN-BSN, MSN, and DNP—as well as a variety of career concentrations so you can align your education to your professional interests.

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  • M.B.A.: Health Systems Management
  • B.S. in Health Sciences: Professional Development & Advanced Patient Care
  • Ready to earn your business degree? If you identify with at least one of the statements below, GCU could be a good fit for you!
  • I have worked in the business field for a number of years and want to further my education in order to qualify for promotions, leadership positions, and salary increases.
  • I am graduating from high school and am interested in pursuing a career in a business field, but I first need the skills experience.
  • I am interested in a Bachelor's, Master's or Doctoral degree in my specialized business area of focus.
  • I want flexible course offerings, such as the option of 100% online, evening or campus classes.
  • I need a university that provides quality educational offerings through academic excellence and real-world relevance. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Programs
  • Online Master of Health Administration
  • RC believes that true learning takes place in a setting that values the individual
  • NEASC accredited with a catholic-centered education & Weston, MA campus
  • 44% of the Class of 2016 secured full-time professional employment at graduation
  • Over 90 percent of undergraduates receive some form of financial assistance
  • 40 percent of degree-seeking undergrads are first-generation college students

More Washington Medical Assistant Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Moses Lake
Associate
1,893
Centralia
Associate
3,652
Vancouver
Associate
9,705
Lakewood
Associate
9,829
Pasco
Associate
6,393
Everett
Associate
7,674
Des Moines
Associate
5,859
Kirkland
Associate
3,996
Longview
Associate
3,348
Bremerton
Bachelor
6,623
Port Angeles
Bachelor
3,180
Renton
Associate
290
Seattle
Associate
357
Renton
Associate
4,915
Seattle
Associate
5,856
Mount Vernon
Associate
5,727
Olympia
Associate
4,947
Spokane
Associate
6,961
Wenatchee
Associate
3,150
Bellingham
Associate
4,127
Yakima
Associate
4,354

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Assistants

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Washington. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Medical Assistants

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Medical Assistants relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Bremerton-Silverdale 410 $36,910
Bellingham 500 $39,170
Longview 140 $36,880
Kennewick-Richland 520 $32,590
Mount Vernon-Anacortes 250 $38,140
Olympia-Tumwater 410 $38,850
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue 6940 $39,840
Spokane-Spokane Valley 1170 $35,460
Walla Walla 130 $31,310
Wenatchee 400 $35,920
Yakima 560 $34,220

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